Yuvraj Singh made another half-century for Punjab © Getty Images
Yuvraj Singh made another half-century for Punjab © Getty Images

Dec 22, 2014

Hello and welcome to CricketCountry’s live blog of the second day’s play in the Ranji Trophy 2014-15 tournament’s Round Three.

Pacer Rana Dutt grabbed five wickets to help Tripura seize an early initiative against Jharkhand on the first day of their Ranji Trophy cricket match at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here Sunday. Dutt, along with fellow quicks Manisankar Murasingh and Abhijit Sarkar ran through the Jharkhand top-order batting line-up to dismiss them for 142. Dutt claimed five wickets conceding 64 runs.

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Here are the Score Updates at Stumps on Day 2:

Jharkhand vs Tripura at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium, Jealgora, Dhanbad

Jharkhand 142 , Tripura 227/6

Tripura ended the day on 227 for six in reply to Jharkhand’s 142.

 

Uttar Pradesh vs Mumbai at Green Park Stadium, Kanpur

UP 206, Mumbai 42/3

Mumbai are again struggling in their third match of this years; Ranji Trophy.

 

Jammu and Kashmir vs Baroda at Reliance Stadium, Vadodara

J&K 497, Baroda 116/0

Baroda are giving a strong reply after J & K put a huge first innings score. Parveez Rasool scored a gutsy hundred.

 

Saurashtra vs Gujarat at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot

Saurashtra 207, Gujarat 248

Gujarat have taken the crucial first innings lead against Saurashtra.

 

Railways vs Karnataka at Karnail Singh Stadium, New Delhi

Karnataka 247, Railways 106/4

Railways are fighting hard to get the first innings lead against defending champions Karnataka.

 

Tamil Nadu vs Madhya Pradesh at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai

MP 432, TN 112/4

MP look to be in command in their game against TN. After putting up a good first innings score, MP have managed to take four Tamil Nadu wickets on Day 2.

 

Maharashtra vs Punjab at MCA Cricket Stadium, Gahunje, Pune

Maharashtra 210, Punjab 370/8

Maharashtra have been bowled out for 210, in their reply, Punjab are 370 for eight. Yuvraj got out for 136 off 160 balls. He was well supported by Gurkeerat Mann who made 57.

 

Rajasthan vs Delhi at Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, New Delhi

Rajasthan 141, Delhi 201/3

Delhi are in comfortable position against Rajasthan. Virender Sehwag made 64.

 

Haryana vs Vidarbha at Chaudhry Bansi Lal Cricket Stadium, Lahli

Vidarbha 154, Harayana 60/2

Vidarbha were all out for just 154, in reply Harayana scored 60 for two at the end of Day Two.

 

Kerala vs Hyderabad at Krishnagiri Stadium, Wayanad

Hyderabad 270, Kerala 179/6

Hyderabad have reached 270 at the end of their First innings. In reply Kerala were struggling at 179 for six at the end of Day Two.

 

Goa vs Himachal Pradesh at Goa Cricket Association Academy, Margao

Goa 357,  HP 172/3

Goa scored a good score of 357 in their First Innings. Himachal in reply made 172 for three at the end of Day Two.

 

Services vs Andhra at Airforce Complex ground, Palam, New Delhi

Andhra 234, Services 53/1

Andhra made 234 in their first innings, in reply Services scored 53 for one.


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Major Updates from Day 1

Murasingh picked up two wickets for 22 while Sarkar claimed another brace giving away 33 runs. Kumar Deobrat was the only bright spot for Jharkhand, hitting a defiant knock of 75 runs off 121 balls studded with 10 fours and three sixes. In reply, Tripura were 72 for two in 31 overs at stumps with opener Bishal Ghosh and Rakesh Solanki were batting on 25 and 40 respectively.

In Kanpur, inclement weather meant only 50 overs could be bowled on the first tour, with batsmen Tanmay Srivastava and Prashant Gupta propelling Uttar Pradesh to 115 for one on the first day against Mumbai at the Green Park stadium. The home team lost Mukul Dagar (15) after being asked to take first strike but from there Srivastava and Gupta batted assuredly to put on an unbeaten 87 runs stand. At stumps, Srivastava was batting on 49 off 160 balls while Gupta made 41 off 107 deliveries.

(With inputs from IANS)